Category Archives: News

No Callouts, But Still Keeping Busy!

The Lake District teams are glad to report that with a majority of people following the stay at home message we have been very quiet on the callout front. This does not mean that team members have been quiet. We have a significant number of team members fulfilling their roles as frontline NHS staff, including… Continue Reading

Christmas Cheer with Harrison Drury

Christmas Cheer with Harrison Drury

This year, the team has been Harrison Drury Solicitors’ chosen charity. Last night team members Dave, Kath and Tony were invited to their Christmas drinks social evening. We were presented with a cheque and further donations raised during the year. Fund raising activities included the 3 Peaks Challenge and a concert by the company’s own… Continue Reading

Kendal Mountain Festival 2018

Kendal Mountain Festival 2018

Kendal Mountain Festival weekend proved to be as popular as ever. Members of the team and searchdog Skye were happy to be out and about meeting people. We also had the priviledge once again to lead the 10k runners for the start of the fell race after they had been set off by Jonathan Brownlee.… Continue Reading

Community Campaign Award for Westmorland Gazette

Community Campaign Award for Westmorland Gazette

Congratulations to the #WestmorlandGazette for winning the Community Campaign Award at this years O2 Media Awards 2018. The award was in recognition of the “Readers to the Rescue” campaign that they spearheaded. This resulted in the team reaching its £40,000 new vehicle target quicker than we could ever of imagined. Team Chairman Dave H, Team Leader Dave… Continue Reading

Team AGM

The team held its AGM last night, as well as the appointment/re-appointment of team members in key roles within the team it was also a time to celebrate milestones achieved by two members of KMSRT. Harry Ashcroft received a certificate for 40yrs service to MR which included his time with RAFMRT and Duddon & Furness… Continue Reading

New Mobile 2 Arrives

New Mobile 2 Arrives

When the oldest (Mobile 3) meets the youngest (Mobile 2). Two team members drove to Pickup Systems on Thursday to take ownership of the newest vehicle to be added to our fleet. We would like to thank Pickup Systems for carrying out the conversion. The purchase and subsequent conversion of M2 was only made possible… Continue Reading

Emergency Services Day

Ever wondered what equipment the emergency services carry to various incidents? What a casualty feels like strapped into a Bell Stretcher? How modern technology has improved response times?. Then take some time out to come along and enjoy the Emergency Services Day on Sat 27th October 2018 Continue Reading

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